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John Gunderson Antique Militaria
Percussion Continental belt pistol - $350.00

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Percussion Continental belt pistol. 6-1/4" octagon barrel with swamped (flared) muzzle of about 0.55" bore where measured, about 12-1/4" overall. No markings apparent. Metal parts have dark patina overall with moderate pitting on the barrel and lock bolt escutcheons. Stock is fair, nicely checkered on grip, has a repaired break in the grip, chip/crack on left side of forearm, cleaned wood surfaces overall. Nicely engraved furniture. Mechanically good except releases from half cock, sold as a collector item only, not warranted safe to shoot.